Applies from Mon 4 Sep 2023, 7.00am to Fri 22 Sep 2023, 6.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 13 Sep 2023, 1.35pm
Other planned events: 1080 aerial baiting program
NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be conducting an aerial baiting program using meat baits containing 1080 (sodium fluoacetate) poison for the control of wild dogs and foxes. The program will take place between Monday 18 September 2023 and Friday 22 September 2023.
Baiting programs will be conducted in the Adaminaby/Yaouk, Thredbo/Ingebyra and Corrowong/Tombong/Merriangaah wild dog plan areas. This includes the following sections of Kosciuszko National Park:
- The Yaouk/Adaminaby area from Lone Pine Trail to Lake Eucumbene
- Dension and Eucumbene
- The Snowy River – Byadbo Wilderness area
Baiting programs will also be undertaken in Scabby Range, Yaouk, Merriangaah and Quidong nature reserves.
All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs. Please be aware that domestic pets are not permitted on NPWS Estate. Pets and working dogs may be affected (1080 is lethal to cats and dogs).
For further information please contact the NPWS Jindabyne area office on 02 6450 5555.
Affects 4 parks nearby.